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presynaptic membrane

Known as: pre-synaptic membrane 
A specialized area of membrane of the axon terminal that faces the plasma membrane of the neuron or muscle fiber with which the axon terminal… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
The neurotransmitter glutamate facilitates neuronal signalling at excitatory synapses. Glutamate is released from the presynaptic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Synaptic transmission is mediated by neurotransmitters that are stored in synaptic vesicles and released by exocytosis upon… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The fundamental physiological function of native cellular prion (PrPC) remains unknown. Herein, the most salient observations as… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PSD-95, a prominent protein component of the postsynaptic density (PSD) fraction from rat forebrain, has been localized by light… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Axonal transport has been intensively examined as a good model for studying the mechanism of organelle transport in cells, but it… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
WHEN an action potential reaches a synaptic terminal, fusion of a transmitter-containing vesicle with the presynaptic membrane… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
The ultrastructural features of murine vallate taste bud cells and their associated synapses have been examined in thin and thick… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
In the Lambert-Eaton myasthenic syndrome (LEMS), there is a decreased release of acetylcholine quanta from the nerve terminal by… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Abstract— The effect of stimulating the electric organ of Torpedo marmorata, anaesthetized with 0.01% Tricaine methane sulphonate… Expand
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
Abstract The granule-containing cells of the rat superior cervical sympathetic ganglion were examined by light and electron… Expand
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